#OTD – THE DAVID STATUE DEBUT – September 08, 1504
For fans of the ultimate in academic art; Michelangelo’s David was unveiled or released #onthisday in 1504!
The biblical figure of David was a masterpiece of the Renaissance and the pride of the city of Florence. Biblical themes on the story of David and Goliath were popular during this period; however, no depiction of this beautiful tale achieved as much fame as the one masterfully created by Michelangelo Buonarotti. The world is a better place due to his genius.
Kisses from PARIS!!!